If you have a credit card or have ever taken out any loans, you’ve got a credit score. You have a vague idea you want the score to be good, but what goes into it? Just as importantly, how could your credit score affect you when you’re making a big purchase – like a home?
Selling and buying a home might be one of the scariest events of your lifetime. Before you begin, consider what factors make your home right for you.
When applying for a loan or filling out your taxes, you need to know how your property is classified. It can be a bit confusing, but we can walk you through the basics.
Now that the economy is on the upswing, this may be a perfect time to consider investing in rental properties. With preparation and perseverance, being a landlord could provide an excellent form of passive income for you and your family. Check out these tips before jumping into the renting game.
Are you looking to buy your first home without a lot of money for a down payment? Do you want to refinance with minimal equity in your home? These loan options could be right for you.
At Quicken Loans, we’re all too aware of the intricacies of the mortgage process – it’s what we specialize in, after all. But, if you’re entering the home-buying market for the first time, it can be a bit of a struggle to figure out what you should be doing and at what time. Don’t fret! Just in time for the holidays, we here at the Zing blog would like to give you the gift of preparation. Here’s our list of things you might not consider (but you totally should) before buying your home – broken down into phases of the home-buying process.
If you’re thinking about buying a home, 2015 might be the year to get into the market. If you’re on the fence, here are the top five reasons you shouldn’t wait another year.
Homeownership has declined over the recent years, especially with the younger generations. Many millennials have been simply renting instead of buying. What’s holding them back?
If you’re about to go through the mortgage process for the first time, you probably have some questions. And there are probably some aspects of the buying process that you haven’t even thought to ask questions about. That’s why I’m sharing my experience with you. Here are some things I learned from my very first home-buying experience.
There are valuable tidbits to learn from previous installments of the “Lessons from Real Home Buyers” series. Meet a new homeowner who shares his story and his advice for house hunters.